Billie Eilish, her mother actress Maggie Baird, and Darkroom CEO Justin Lubliner are in initial talks to take executive producer roles in “Fever” a movie about pop-culture icon Peggy Lee. Scroll down as we reveal how the “Bad Guy” singer is getting ready to work behind the scenes to get her first credit as a producer of a major film!
We know that multitalented Billie Eilish is not only one of the biggest artists in music. She has also directed and produced her own music videos, including the amazingly creative concept for “Everything I Wanted.” To watch the making of “Therefore I Am” click here.
Eilish is in talks to produce the movie “Fever” together with her mother Maggie Baird and Darkroom founder and CEO Justin Lubliner. Todd Haynes will direct Peggy Lee’s forthcoming biopic and Michelle Williams is on board for the starring role.
Lubliner wants to encourage the singer in her artistic endeavors and he is an executive producer on Eilish’s upcoming “Billie Eilish: The World’s A Little Blurry” documentary out on February 26th.
Darkroom founder and CEO Lubliner has been recognized on Billboard on 40 Under 40, as leading executives that help to establish artists in the entertainment industry. He supported the five-time Grammy Award winner to release the James Bond theme “No Time To Die” in 2020.
The 19-year-old singer-songwriter has cited Lee as an inspiration.
“I used to listen to tons of old music: Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Etta James, Johnny Mathis, and people like that, where all the songs had a perfect songwriting structure.”
Eilish is also working on her second album, the follow-up to her record-breaking debut album, 2019’s When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? She recently posted an Instagram photo of herself in the studio revealing the record is "almost done."